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2014-04-16 12:17:44

Floods and droughts are increasingly in the news, and climate experts say their frequency will only go up in the future. As such, it is crucial for scientists to learn more about how these extreme events affect plants in order to prepare for and combat the risks to food security that could result. Like animals, plants have hormones that send chemical signals between its cells relaying information about the plant's development or interactions with the outside world. One particular way in...

2014-04-16 08:36:03

DALLAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Feed Antioxidants Market by Type (BHA, BHT, Ethoxyquin & Others), By Livestock (Swine, Cattle, Poultry, Aquatic Animals & Others), By Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018", defines and segments the global feed antioxidant market with analyses and projection of the global market size in terms of value for the feed antioxidants. It also identifies the driving and restraining factors of the global market with...

2014-04-16 08:34:14

Congressman Bill Posey Has Strong Words for Government Agency. Concludes: "I think the CDC Should Be Investigated." WATCHUNG, N.J., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In an April 8 interview on AutismOne's A Conversation of Hope radio show, Congressman Bill Posey's strong resolve and demands for transparency were evident as he discussed the Center for Disease Control (CDC)'s handling of vaccine safety studies which affect "our most precious resource in our nation - our...

2014-04-16 08:24:27

CCEMC Provides Grant Supporting SkyCycle(TM) Pilot Plant AUSTIN, Texas, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Skyonic Corporation, an Austin-based carbon-capture technology company, announced it has been selected to receive a $500,000 CAD grant from the Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC), an Alberta-based non-profit that provides ongoing, dedicated funds to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to climate change through investments in the discovery,...

2014-04-16 08:24:19

IRVINE, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ENER-CORE, INC. (OTCQB: ENCR) (the "Company"), whose proprietary Gradual Oxidation technology and equipment generates clean electric power from low quality and waste gases, is pleased to announce that it entered into a definitive agreement to issue $4.6 million of senior secured convertible notes as well as warrants to purchase common stock in a private placement. Gross proceeds of $4 million from the transaction will be used for working...

2014-04-16 08:23:55

DALLAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cysteine Industry and 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Nylon-MXD6 Industry in its store. 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Nylon-MXD6 Industry is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Nylon-MXD6 in global and China markets. Complete report is available at...

2014-04-16 08:23:28

VANCOUVER, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX:SMT)(BVL:SMT) ("Sierra Metals" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that development is proceeding at the Monaco vein of its Santa Eduwiges mine in the Cusi district, Chihuahua, Mexico. Levels 1, 3 and 4 and being prepared for stoping and a ramp is being driven to Level 5. _____________________________________________________________________ |Press Release Highlights:...

2014-04-16 08:22:21

DUBLIN, Apr. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gmmzdw/global ) has announced the addition of the "Global Semiconductor CVD Equipment Market Report" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the Global CVD Equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 8.2 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand for...

2014-04-16 04:22:35

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mvwmdl/research_and) has announced the addition of the "Research and Development Forecast of China Spandex Market to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mvwmdl/research_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) In recent years, the global spandex market has been...

2014-04-16 04:22:12

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bpr59m/urea_2013_world) has announced the addition of the "Urea: World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bpr59m/urea_2013_world ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Urea: World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017 is an...


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Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Camphora tree, Cinnamomum camphora
2014-02-07 09:51:33

Cinnamomum camphora is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Camphor tree, Camphorwood or Camphor laurel. C. camphora plants belong to the Lauraceae family. The tree is indigenous to China, specifically south of the Yangtze River, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and Vietnam. It has been introduced and has become naturalized in many other regions of the world and the tree is considered an invasive species in parts of the United States and Australia. Cinnamomum...

Amflora
2013-10-03 07:51:27

Amflora, known also as EH92-527-1, is a genetically modified potato developed by BASF Plant Science. Amflora potato plant produces pure amylopectin starch that is processed to waxy potato starch. Amflora was approved for industrial applications in the European Union market on March 2, 2010 by the European Commission. It was originally registered on August 5, 1996. Amflora was developed by geneticist Lennart Erjefalt and agronomist Juri Kano of Svalof Weibull AB. Because of the lack of...

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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